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Installation of the CYENS Center of Excellence

Εκδorλωση εγκαι νησΠασΔηικσρσ στη ΛεκωσΙα

On Tuesday, April 23, 2024, the opening ceremony of the “Business Innovation Center – Cultural and Creative Industries – Restoration and Expansion of the Old Municipal Market”, organized by the Municipality of Nicosia, and honored with the presence of the President of the Republic, Nikos Christodoulidis.

At the project's opening ceremony, attended by selected guests, the importance of the restoration and expansion of the Old Municipal Market, which will now house the CYENS Center of Excellence, was highlighted, as well as the development of entrepreneurship in Nicosia and in Cyprus in general.

Εκδorλωση εγκαι νησΠασΔηικσρσ στη Λεκσλα

During the opening ceremony, the Mayor of Nicosia, Konstantinos Giorkatzis, addressed a greeting, who, among other things, referred to the importance of restoring the building of the Old Municipal Market, which is part of a wider effort to restore the historic center of the city. Characteristically, Mr. Giorkatzis said: “A condition for permanent revitalization is the liberation and reunification of the city. To do this, it is necessary to have trust between the people of the communities”.

Εκδorλωση εγκαι νησΠασΔηικσρσ στη ΛεκωσΙα

Konstantinos Giorkatzis.

p>In his greeting, the President of the Republic, Nikos Christodoulidis, underlined that the government has set high goals for the interconnection of research with the production network and for business innovation, adding that the CYENS Center of Excellence, which will be housed in the building, is a landmark for the modern history of the Municipality of Nicosia in general. “The now preserved Municipal Market marks the beginning of a new era for the region, the capital and our Cyprus, housing a Center of Excellence in Research and Innovation CYENS and its spaces will now be offered for research laboratories, conferences, exhibitions and enterprises in the field of innovation and research”.

Εκδorλωση εγκαι νησΠασΔηικσρσ στη ΛεκωσΙα

The President of the Republic, Nikos Christodoulidis.

Themis Christofidou, Director General of the Directorate General for Regional Policy and Urban Development of the European Commission, was also present at the event. During her greeting, Ms. Christofidou stated that CYENS is an important step forward for urban development and entrepreneurship, while she also added that it is a symbolic meeting place next to the green line, which brings communities together and therefore the achievement of the goal of inclusiveness.

Εκδorλωση εγκαι νησΠασΔηικσρσ στη Λεκσλα

The Director General of the Directorate General for Regional Policy and Urban Development of the European Commission, Themis Christofidou.

The Director General of CYENS, Giorgos Chrysanthou, during his brief speech, stated that the project is a technological ambassador of Cyprus, and “The goal is to chart new paths for entrepreneurship”. “The timelessness of the vision allows the market to host modern professionals”, stressing the importance of scientists remaining in Cyprus.

Εκδorλωση εγκαι νησΠασΔηικσρσ στη ΛεκωσΙα

General Director of CYENS.

At the end of the opening ceremony of the project “Business Innovation Center – Cultural and Creative Industries District – Restoration and Expansion of the Old Municipal Market”, the installation ceremony of the CYENS Center of Excellence in the building was held, which was open to the public.

Εκδorλωση γαιτηςιοτις γορσ Λεωσα

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Source: www.kathimerini.com.cy

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